The Russian banking system was one of the most developed in the post-communist world and at the same time one of the weakest.
A stable convertible national currency assumes a stable budget system, which in our country was not, as a result, the market economy collapsed like a house of cards.
Who is to blame is not so important, it is much more important to understand what to do now, so that it does not become worse, how to deal with inflation, how to effectively manage the public debt, how to revive and develop business, and how to restore citizens' trust.
On a visit to the program deputy Yegor Gaidar.
The theme of the issue is the financial crisis in Russia.
Professor of the American Institute of Business and Economics in Moscow Konstantin Kontor, American journalist Christian Caryl, general director of Rostokinskaya worsted finishing factory Mark Mett, professor of the Higher School of Economics Alexander Kryshtanovskiy.
Fragments of the interview, opinions on the main causes of current economic difficulties, on methods of reforming the market economy and the main causes of the crisis: head of the information and analytical Office of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation Sergey Glazyev, director of the Institute for Market Problems Nikolai Petrakov, director of the Institute of Financial Studies Andrei Vavilov.
Gaydar E.T. - Doctor of Economic Sciences, state and political figure. Glazyev S.Yu. - Doctor of Economics, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Politician, Adviser to the President of the Russian Federation. Petrakov N.Ya. - Doctor of Economics, Professor, Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Vavilov A.P. - Doctor of Economic Sciences, state and political figure. Matt M.G. - Honored Worker of the textile and light industry of the Russian Federation, Veteran of Labor, General Director of Rostokinsky worsted finishing factory. Kryshtanovskiy A.O. - Russian sociologist, candidate of philosophical sciences, professor, teacher.